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94%
  • California Academy Of Mathematics And Science
  • 1000 E. Victoria St., Carson
  • Long Beach Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 676
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
57%
  • Academy Of Medical Arts At Carson High
  • 22328 S. Main St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 542
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
42%
  • Two Hundred Thirty-second Place
  • 23240 Archibald Ave., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 432
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
37%
  • Carson Street Elementary
  • 161 E. Carson St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 700
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
37%
  • Caroldale Learning Community
  • 22424 Caroldale Ave., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 980
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
32%
  • Academies Of Education And Empowerment At Carson High
  • 22328 S. Main St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 531
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
31%
  • Carson Senior High
  • 22328 S. Main St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,572
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
31%
  • Bonita Street Elementary
  • 21929 Bonita St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 515
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
29%
  • Dominguez Elementary
  • 21250 Santa Fe Ave., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 576
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
27%
  • Towne Avenue Elementary
  • 18924 Towne Ave., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 348
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
26%
  • Ambler Avenue Elementary
  • 319 E. Sherman Dr., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 437
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
25%
  • Stephen M. White Middle School
  • 22102 S. Figueroa St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,656
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
24%
  • Catskill Avenue Elementary
  • 23536 Catskill Ave., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 574
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
22%
  • Glenn Hammond Curtiss Middle School
  • 1254 E. Helmick St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 581
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
22%
  • Del Amo Elementary
  • 21228 Water St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 374
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
22%
  • Andrew Carnegie Middle School
  • 21820 Bonita St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 915
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
21%
  • Dolores Street Elementary
  • 22526 Dolores St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 617
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
20%
  • Broadacres Avenue Elementary
  • 19424 S. Brd.acres Ave., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 291
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
20%
  • Ralph Bunche Elementary
  • 16223 S. Haskins Ln., Carson
  • Compton Unified
  • Grades: KG - 7 · Students: 408
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
18%
  • Magnolia Science Academy 3
  • 1254 E. Helmick St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 452
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
12%
  • Leapwood Avenue Elementary
  • 19302 Leapwood Ave., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 294
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
6%
  • Annalee Avenue Elementary
  • 19410 S. Annalee Ave., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 267
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
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  • Eagle Tree Continuation
  • 22628 S. Main St., Carson
  • Los Angeles Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 120
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
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Carson school information

IndexCarsonCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores30%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools208,30879,221
Total private schools83,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools41,0857,963
The Carson, CA educational system consists of 20 public schools, 8 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Carson public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 22% lower than than the California average and 40% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Carson public schools is 22:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.6% have completed high school, 24.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Carson

IndexCarsonCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade78.4%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school77.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college57.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree33.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.7%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.6%1.3%

There are a total of 20 public schools, 8 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Carson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Carson, CA schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Carson, CA, an average of 78.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Carson schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Carson, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,20681%65%
Rossmoor, CA10,93379%61%
Manhattan Beach, CA35,57379%60%
Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58276%53%
Hermosa Beach, CA19,72671%43%
Carson, CA92,78030%40%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hesperia, CA92,66424%52%
Lawrence, KS92,61147%4%
Rio Rancho, NM92,96634%30%
Sandy, UT93,14153%8%
Orem, UT93,22044%12%
Carson, CA92,78030%40%
Source: The Carson, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.